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Basketball is a team sport that is very popular in America. This category covers everything related to basketball at the college level.
Oklahoma, Miami, Alabama, Ohio State, Michigan, Michigan State, Maryland and Florida are the only schools to accomplish this feat. Several other teams have come close only to lose the championship game.UCLA has never won a baseball championship and USC has never won a basketball championship.  …
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NCAA D1: Appalachian State University Campbell University Davidson College Duke University East Carolina University Elon University Gardner-Webb University High Point University University of North Carolina - Asheville North Carolina A&T State University North Carolina Central University North…
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Lew Alcindor played on three national championship teams while at UCLA As an outstanding high school phenom, Alcindor or, as he now prefers to be called, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, was heavily recruited by collegiate basketball programs.He signed with John Wooden's UCLA Bruins and had a career there unma…
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Magic Johnson of Michigan State.Magic was absolutely the Most Outstanding Player of the 1979 NCAA tournament. If you're thinking of the regular season National Player of the Year, then it was Larry Bird. Bird swept all major NPOY awards that season.
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OSU played Georgia Tech in the Final Four in 2004. Before that, 1995 against UCLA.ya
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An assist is when player A passes the ball to player B and player B makes the shot in a short time, resulting in player A getting an assist.
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I guess its all about talent or capabilites. If women has that much talent or capabilities then definitely do that.
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There have been 52 Hawkeye's drafted by NBA teams. Here is the list below with the number in the round they were drafted, (in 1982 and after the number is their TOTAL draft position regardless of round)name, school, team that drafted them, year, and round they went in. Obviously there are players th…
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from the backboard to the foul line is 15 feet
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Simple you have to sit out the rest of the game including overtime.
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You get scholarships usually in high school. NBA scouts will come down to view games, and if they think you have the talent to play in college, they will pull you aside for a scholarship.
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1954: The NBA adopts the shot clock. A team must attempt a shot within 24 seconds or lose possession. The shot clock is reset when the ball contacts the rim or backboard, or when the defensive team gains control of the ball. fun fact: the shot clock was introduced to increase game attendance and f…
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Not sure if it still holds true, but in NCAA Division I men's basketball there are three teams - Vanderbilt, Princeton and UNLV - that have made a 3 point basket in every game played since its inception. Kentucky Also. as of 12/20/2011, Duke, Western Kentucky may also be in this list.Check it out i…
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Basketball is a fun game and i love it.I play basketball very well here in Nigeria.Coming to the question,if one should have the right people to take him/or her out of the country to play basketball,it will be possible to play college basketball still living in Nigeria.Now the next question that may…
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As far as NBA rules go, yes. If a ball is touched after it has touched any part of the backboard above ring level, it is considered goaltending regardless of whether the ball is on its upward or downward flight. If the ball touches the backboard below ring level and is touched on its upward flight, …
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There is no official stat called HI. Some places use that to indicate the players Highest scoring total in a single game. For example, they may average 17 PPG (points per game) but under HI you could see 31 because in 1 game they scored 31 points.
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Mens basketball is more poular because they have more exciting things. Like dunking and fights and people getting tachnicals. Womens basketball has none of that. IN womens basketball only one person dunks and she doesn't do it all the time. that's why womens basketball is less popular than mens. &n…
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The 3 point shot was added in 1987, that year Steve Alford (Indiana) led the Nation in 3 point accuracy!
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Ohio State has only one 1 NCAA basketball championship in 1960. Through the 2014 tournament, they have made 10 appearances in the Final Four excluding 1999 which was forfeited due to rules violations.
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%REPLIES% Answer JOHN HAVLICEK Answer Robin Freeman Answer OSU as in Oklahoma State or as in Ohio State? Or The Oregon State University?
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No. Michigan's Fab five lost to North Carolina playing for the Championship. Chris Webber had called a time out when they didn't have any, resulting in two free throws for the Tar Heels, leading to the Wolverines defeat. North Carolina beat Michigan when the so called "Fab 5" played for the 1993 N…
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No, he's only coached at Missouri.   He played for Duke and was an assistant for the Blue Devils before taking over as head coach for Missouri.
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Pete Maravich holds the record of 44.2 ppg in his college career. His nickname is "Pistol Pete."
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%DETAILS% Kyle Macy   Kenny Walker scored the most free-throws (550 out of 733 attempts for a .750 percentage). Kyle Macy has the highest percentage (.890)with 331 out of 372 attempts.
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%DETAILS% Bob Fowler 1975-1976. Transferred to Iowa State. I believe his nickname was "Frog".   Brad Bounds, Dan Issel, Chuck Hayes,   Pat Riley   Phil Grawemeyer, Cotton Nash, Dan Issel, Brad Bounds, Steve Lochmueller, Bob Fowler, Scott Courts, Charles Hurt, Robert Lock, Jef…
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Ray Meyer. He was also inducted into the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame in that same year, 1979. He also coached George Mikan.
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Dan Issel.   Dan Issel, Kenny Walker, Jack Givens, Keith Bogans and Tony Delk.This is actually a trick question. The answer is Valerie Still, Art Still's sister who is married to Rob Lock.
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%REPLIES% Answer Charlie Ward played point guard Answer rodney dobard Answer Rodney Dobard played power forward/center. Doug Edwards played power forward. Ward played point, Cassell and Sura played wing. Answer Charlie Ward Answer Heisman trophy winner Charlie Ward.
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%DETAILS% Answer Believe it or not, they only played once in the 90s that wasn't one of THOSE games. Duke led the 90's record 2-1. 3/28/92 Duke 104 - UK 103 (THAT game) 3/22/98 UK 86 - Duke 84 (THAT other game) 12/22/98 Duke 71 - UK 60 (Jimmy V Classic)
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Current head coach Mike Anderson is Mizzou's 17th head coach in men's basketball. (16th if 7-game interim coach Melvin Watkins is discounted)
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Duncan graduated in 1997, and O'Kelly didn't come to Wake Forest until the fall of 1997. 1997-98 was O'Kelly's freshman year, during which he won the ACC Rookie of the Year award.Technically he did play with Duncan because Duncan was his host on a recruiting visit and he played a practice with him.
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Answer 2001-2002 season with an 8-20 record including 4-12 in the ACC. For the guy that said 1965-1966, the record was 16-11.
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%REPLIES% Answer James pointe Answer Deon Thomas.
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Answer ST. JOHN'S BROOKLYN first on film, first to draw over 250,000 in a season. Goerge Washington was also part of this recreation.
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I looked on soonersports.com and unlike many other schools, they do not provide this information. Try sending an email from that site or contact the university athletics director.   On www.cbssportsline.com you can find college basketball players' numbers on their player profile page next to …
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The kansas city chiefs at 2-10
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It depends on how many games in the season that your name was on the roster.
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%REPLIES% Answer Bobby Hurley for Duke. Answer Bob Hurley From Duke University. Answer Bobby Hurley. He had 1076 in 140 games.
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%REPLIES% Answer Because it has been for the most part the central location for all ACC teams Answer The official rationale given by the ACC is that playing the ACC Tournament in Charlotte or Greensboro guarantees that it will be the biggest event going on in the city that weekend. There a…
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16 seeded Harvard defeated 1 seed Stanford in the 1998 women's NCAA tournament. That is the only victory by a 16 seed in either the men's or women's tournament.
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Answer Im not sure which way to answer this question, but I figured it out two different ways. First, 23 different states (DC included) have teams which have one the Division 1 basketball championship. 12 states have two or more championships, meaning one two one two, or a combination of teams w…
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The red white and blue loops signify patriotism. Support Our Troops!
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In 2012, there are (or were) four teams in the NCAA tournament: Duke, Florida State, North Carolina and North Carolina State. That is 4/68 or 5.9% of the tournament. Actually, in 2011, the seven teams that were in the NCAA tournament were: Virginia, North Carolina, Duke, Georgia Tech, Maryland, Bos…
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Six unless the 16 seed would play the play-in game and then somehow go on to win the title in which case it would be seven games , but as of 2012, that has never happened in the history of college basketball.
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No, Oklahoma State was just in the last final four in 2004 when UCONN won it all. They took 4th place.
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No woman has ever been a head coach of an NCAA men's basketball team, but Bernadette Mattox was the first female bench coach when she served as an assistant to Rick Pitino's Kentucky Wildcats from 1990 through 1994. Kerri-Ann McTiernan's head coaching stint at Brooklyn Kingsborough Community College…
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Value of sports memorabilia is always a tricky subject. That specific piece of memorabilia is very unique but only has special meaning to Duke fans (which includes me) or someone who cares dearly about Bobby Hurley and/or his career. My best recommendation would be to try it out on eBay or make sure…
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Call the athletics department at the University. They may have the persons information on file. But, just like every other security measure, they may not give it out.
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%REPLIES% Answer dean smith 879 career wins Answer Dean Smith-University of North Carolina. Unfortunatley, he stands a chance of being passed by Bobby Knight. What a shame. Answer Well, technically, if we include women's NCAA basketball, the answer would be Pat Summit with 880+ care…
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contact univ of Iowa sports information dept
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Kentucky has won seven NCAA titles: 1948, 1949, 1951, 1958, 1978, 1996, and 1998 while Duke has won three: 1991, 1992, 2001.
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1.) They can automatically qualify by winning their conference tournament title or, in the case of the conferences that don't have conference touraments such as the Ivy League, they can qualify by winning their conference's regular season title.2.) By having a high enough RPI to get one of the 33 at…
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JJ Redick (2003-2006), Carlos Boozer (2000-2002), Kenny Blakeney (1992-1995), and Tommy Amaker (1984-1987) wore a #4 playing for Duke.
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RedshirtingRedshirting is when a player is allowed to practice with a team for a season and still retain 4 years of eligibility, as long as the player doesn't play in any games.Redshirting was originally intended as a way for injured players not to lose a year of eligibility due to injury. Now, howe…
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6 teams have and they are UCLA, UMASS, North Carolina, Duke(2), and Illinois
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%REPLIES% Answer As recognized by the NCAA: Bevo Francis, Rio Grande, scored 113 points against Hillsdale in 1954 (both NAIA schools). Frank Selvy of Furman, scored 100 points in 1954 (against Newberry, an NAIA school). Kevin Bradshaw of US International in 1991 against Loyola Marymount( both …
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Steve Fisher of Michigan did it in 1989.   Tubby Smith UK 1998
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Alaska Does Not have A division 1 school but just a few years ago South Dakota State University, University of South Dakota and North Dakota State University made the jump to Division 1. Only NDSU out of the three teams has made it to the Big dance.
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North Carolina kansas st. john's ok. state duke Kentucky Indiana Indiana(pa) Chicago Adrian grand valley state ferris state Texas ucla
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Kansas has 32 titles, Kansas State has 14 titles. This includes Missouri Valley, Big 6, Big 7 and Big 8 titles. This information can be reviewed on the Big 12 Mens basketball page, in the media guide.
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Either 7 or 4 - seven occurrences by four different schools (with UCLA matching the feat 4 times). Seven is the more correct answer since the UCLA teams were at least subtly different each time.These teams were: 1956 San Francisco Dons 1957 North Carolina Tarheels 1964 UCLA Bruins 1967 UCLA Bruins 1…
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nope   There has been a woman coach.http://www.tsutigers.com/coach.cfm?id=42&sport=1http://www.tsutigers.com/fullstory.cfm?id=183&sport=1Teresa Phillips coached one game for Tennessee Tech against Austin Peay on Valentine's Day, 2003.
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According to the NCAA - 327 TeamsThanks, CK
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1 time 1974-75 bob knights Indiana hoosiers Actually, UNLV did it in 1990-91 (for the regular season). There stil could be others, I haven't researched it.   Actually UCLA did it at least 4 times: 1963-64, 1966-67, 1971-72, and 1997-73. I say "at least" 4 times since my reference only li…
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Travis Grant played at Kentucky State in the 70s. They were an NCAA school at that time. Answer Division One: Pete Maravich, LSU, 3667 points. Division Two: Travis Grant, Kentucky State, 4045 points. Division Three: John Pierce, David Lipscomb College, 4230 points. Answer David Lipscomb Coll…
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No. Illinois has been to four Final Fours ( 1949-51-52-89 ) but never won the championship. actually Illinois has been to 5 final fours, last one 2005 Yes, Illinois won a NCAA Championship in 1915, going 16-0. This was pre-tournament, so the Helms Foundation determined the NCAA champion back th…
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The answer is 1, Alaska. Previously, neither South Dakota or North Dakota had Division I teams, but now South Dakota State and North Dakota State are Division I Independents. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_NCAA_Division_I_institutions
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Jeff Clementis the ALL-TIME NCAA leader Clement,of Grinnell (Div 3), has the most three-pointers in NCAA history. Jeff sunk 516 treys in 91 games for a per-game average of 5.67! Those Grinnell boys in the 1990's really shot those rainbows. Clement, Steve Diekmann and Ed Brands must have put on…
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258. Courtesy of the college of Troy.
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go to the gym at Texas university and steal a basketball.
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13 teams have finished undefeated in regular season since the advent of the NCAA tourney, none have been national champion since the 1976 Indiana Hoosier team. Seven of 13 have won the championship. 4 that did not that I know of are 78-89 Indiana State, 78-79 Alcorn State, 91 UNLV, 2004 St Joes. I a…
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As of March 19, 2009 Tyler Hansbrough of the University of North Carolina holds the record with 2789. The previous record was held by J.J. Reddick of Duke with 2769. Tyler broke Reddicks record on March 19, 2009 against Radford in the first round of the NCAA tournament.
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The all-time record between the two is 91-71 with Michigan leading Michigan State.Actually that is slightly off since 1991-1993 seasons with Chris Webber and the seasons in which Robert Traylor played need to be vacated due to NCAA violations and players being paid. The record is pretty close to eve…
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Loyola Marymount defeated US International 181 to 150 on 01/31/89.
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UCLA holds the record for most Division I NCAA tournament championships - 11. The Bruins have claimed the title in 1964, 1965, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975, and 1995. Kentucky comes in second with eight championships: 1948, 1949, 1951, 1958, 1978, 1996, 1998, and 2012. Indiana and…
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There is a selection comitee that meets on Sunday March 13 made up by a bunch of experts and they decide Go Duke!
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1956 San Francisco Dons, 1957 North Carolina Tarheels, 1966-67-72-73 UCLA teams and the 1976 Indiana Hoosiers.   Also undefeated but did not win the title: 1939 Long Island U (24-0 record and NIT champs), 1940 Seton Hall (19 and 0, did not play in post-season), 1944 Army (15 and 0, no post-se…
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  12 teams have gone undefeated with Indiana the last in 1976   1976 Indiana Hoosiers (took national title as well)   Here's your answer: http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/2005/basketball/ncaa/02/18/bc.bkc.unbeatenhoosiers.ap/   12 teams have gone undefeated with …
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UCLA Bruins, back-to-back, 1971-72 and 1972-73. Part of their unbelievable 88 game win streak. NCSU Wolfpack, 27-0 in 1972-73, but on probation so no post-season play...   1976 Hoosiers, 1924 Tar Heels, 1957 Tar HeelsHow can you forget the '68 and '69 Penn State teams? They had back to back u…
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UNBEATEN TEAMS SINCE 1939 with number of wins (including tournament if applicable)1976 - Indiana (32)* 1973 - N C State (27) 1973 - UCLA (30)* 1972 - UCLA (30)* 1967 - UCLA (30)* 1964 - UCLA (30)* 1957 - North Carolina (32)* 1956 - San Francisco (29)* 1954 - Kentucky (25) 1944 - Army (15) 1940 - Set…
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The 5 members of the Michigan Fab 5 are Chris Webber, Jimmy King, Jalen Rose, Juwan Howard and Ray Jackson.
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Kemba Walker of UConn on 12/3/2010 - 24pts, 13 rebounds, 10 assists for the regular season. Draymond Green of MSU on 3/17/2011 - 23pts, 11 rebounds, 10 assists in the NCAA Tourney. Green's was also only the 7th triple-double in NCAA Tournament history.
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17 teams have gone undefeated in the regular season and of those only 1 (Indiana in 1976) has gone on to win the National Championship.
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Ohio State also has four: Fred Taylor (coach), Jerry Lucas, John Havlicek, and Bobby Knight (player at OSU - HOF coach)   North Carolina has four: Larry Brown, Billy Cunningham, Bob McAdoo and James Worthy. Michael Jordan is just waiting to be eligible.When Michael Jordan is enshrined in Sept…
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Yes. A player achieves a triple-double when he scores double-digits in 3 categories during one game. Points, assists and rebounds are most common, but it can also be blocks or steals.   When a player has a triple double that includes double digits in turnovers, it's called a "dirty" triple do…
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Indiana in 1976.  no it was the Houston mavrics
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Answer John Wooden-UCLA AND Al McGuire--Marquette
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Correction   Until the NCAA stripped Memphis of the 2008 season on August 20, 2009 Memphis held the record with a season of 38-1. Unless Memphis' appeal is successful all games in which Memphis fielded an inelligible player, Derrick Rose, will be cancelled resulting in the record being held b…
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Yes. Since the field turned to 64 there have been 6 teams with losing records. But the worst is the '67 Georgetown Hoyas who finished 9-16 and also another team in 2008 with a record of 16-20 the first school with 20 losses Coppin State University
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Yes, Villanova in 1985. They were an 8 seed and they beat #1 Georgetown to win it all.   Also, the Jayhawks, with Danny Manning and the Miracles entered the 1988 tournament with 11 loses. I believe that this was the most losses by any winning team since 1939.....
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It was around the year when UNC had a bad season in the last few years. It was either 2-3 years ago.Jaret Payne ukbsktbll13@gmail.comIncorrect.... and laughable. UK passed UNC in the 90s, I believe it was during the 1994/95 season. And UNC did not pass UK in wins until around the 88 or 89 season.
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The most wins in a single NCAA season is 37* - UNLV, Duke (twice), Illinois, and Kansas.37 - Duke, 1986 (37-3). 37 - UNLV, 1987 (37-2). 37 - Duke, 1999 (37-2). 37 - Illinois, 2005 (37-2). Kansas, 2008 (37-3) & National Champions Kansas now claims the most wins in a Season, with a National Champi…
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